The taste of a piece of meat depends largely on how we feel about the way we believe the animal was raised. Northeastern psychology professor Lisa Feldman Barrett found that our feelings about “factory farms” vs. humane conditions can even change what we see on the plate.
Psychology professor David DeSteno wrote an article titled, “The Connection Between Pride and Persistence” for the Harvard Business Review. In it he evaluates the connection between an employee receiving praise and their work ethic moving forward.
Lisa Feldman Barrett and several colleagues have received a three-year, $2.5 million dollar grant to “pioneer a new approach to enable communities to withstand and bounce back quickly from hazards.”
Hannah Powers had a very busy spring in Germany while on co-op at the University of Kaiserlautern.
Psychology professor Charles Hillman, a new member of Northeastern University’s College of Science faculty, has been appointed to the 2018 Physical Activity Guidelines Advisory Committee.
In an op-ed piece featured in the New York Times, Psychology Prof. Lisa Feldman Barrett talks about emotional granularity and how it impacts the way a person experiences the world.
Emma Parrish is a psychology major who is on co-op at Orygen.
Kenneth W. Henderson, a scholar of synthetic and structural inorganic chemistry, is a professor and chair of the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Notre Dame. He will join Northeastern on July 1.
Nina Granow is on co-op at the nation’s largest public health agency, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Psychology professor Judith Hall is traveling to Israel and Palestine this summer as a trip designed to develop an understanding of the complexities of Israel.